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    All we know about the FlyDubai crash so far
    Mar20

    All we know about the FlyDubai crash so far

    MOSCOW // Winds were gusting before dawn Saturday over the airport in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don when a plane carrying 62 people from Dubai, a favourite Russian holiday destination, decided to abort its landing.The timing was tricky. Two planes had landed just a few minutes before the FlyDubai plane aimed to touch down. On the...

    Why Democratic Party Foreign Policy Fails and Will Continue to Fail
    Mar20

    Why Democratic Party Foreign Policy Fails and Will Continue to Fail

    By Richard Falk For six years (2008-2014) I acted as UN Special Rapporteur for Occupied Palestine, and found myself routinely and personally attacked by the top UN diplomats representing the U.S. Government. Of course, I knew that America was in Israel’s corner no matter what the issue happened to be, whether complying with a near unanimous...

    Risk of nuclear war in Europe growing warns Russian ex-minister
    Mar19

    Risk of nuclear war in Europe growing warns Russian ex-minister

    The East-West standoff over the Ukraine crisis has brought the threat of nuclear war in Europe closer than at any time since the 1980s, a former Russian foreign minister warned Saturday …read more Source: The Daily...

    62 killed as flydubai jet crashes in southern Russia
    Mar19

    62 killed as flydubai jet crashes in southern Russia

    ROSTOV-ON-DON, RUSSIA — A flydubai passenger jet crashed in southern Russia early Saturday, killing all 62 people on board as it tried to land in bad weather in the city of Rostov-on-Don, officials said. The plane, which came from Dubai, was making its second attempt to land when it missed the runway, erupting in a huge fireball as it crashed,...

    Russian aviation disasters over the past decade
    Mar19

    Russian aviation disasters over the past decade

    MOSCOW // A look at notable disasters over the past decade involving crashes involving Russian carriers or foreign planes landing in Russia:March 19, 2016: A Boeing 737-800 flown by FlyDubai crashes while landing at Rostov-on-Don, killing all 62 aboard.October 31, 2015: An on-board bomb destroys a Metrojet airliner soon after taking off from...

    Russia continues to oppress Crimea’s Tatars
    Mar19

    Russia continues to oppress Crimea’s Tatars

    With the exception of Turkey, the Muslim world has been virtually silent on the Tatars’ situation. …read more Source: AL...

    EU wants more countries to impose sanctions on Russia
    Mar18

    EU wants more countries to impose sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS: The European Union (EU) called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula two years ago, saying European governments were very worried about Moscow’s military build-up in the region. In a statement issued on the anniversary of Russia’s formal...

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling
    Mar18

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling

    A Nigerian court on Friday jailed 14 foreign sailors from Russia, Ukraine, Philippine and Japan between two and five years for unlawful dealing in petroleum products in the country. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report
    Mar18

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report

    By: Mada MasrEgypt ranks among the 10 countries with the largest declines in how happy citizens see themselves to be, according to the fourth World Happiness report released this week ahead of International Day of Happiness on March 20.Egypt is ranked 120 out of a list of 157 countries, while Denmark secured the top spot, followed by Switzerland,...

    Putin visits Crimea to mark 2 years since annexation
    Mar18

    Putin visits Crimea to mark 2 years since annexation

    Russian president has arrived to to oversee progress on a $3-billion bridge project connecting Russia to the occupied peninsula …read more Source: World...

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